Motorcyclist killed in crash after running red light in Melbourne

A MOTORCYCLIST has been killed in a horror crash after reportedly running a red light in Melbourne’s southeast last night.

The accident occurred at the intersection of South Road and Station Street in Moorabbin around 6pm.

Police said the motorcyclist collided with a Toyota sedan after allegedly running a red light.


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The 43-year-old rider sustained life-threatening injuries after being thrown from his bike and catapulted through the air.

He was rushed to hospital in a critical condition. Police said the man from Clayton South sadly succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced dead around 7.30am this morning.

The driver of the Toyota sedan, a 33-year-old Moorabbin man, was not injured.

Police will prepare a report for the Coroner.